The "joinflood" Module


This module adds channel mode j (joinflood) which helps protect against spammers which mass-join channels.


To load this module use the following <module> tag:

<module name="joinflood">


The <joinflood> tag defines settings about how the joinflood module should behave. This tag can only be defined once.

Name Type Default Value Description
duration Duration 1m The time period that a channel should be locked for once a join flood has been detected.
Example Usage
<joinflood duration="60s">

Channel Modes

Name Character Type Parameter Syntax Usable By Description
joinflood j Parameter <joins>:<seconds> Channel operators Prevents more than <joins> joins in the last <seconds> seconds.

Example Usage

Prevents more than two joins in the last five seconds:

/MODE #channel +j 2:5